The Tuf 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum entered this fight with a professional mma record of 11-1-0 (73% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.13 middleweight in the world. He suffered his first loss in January, against Tyron Woodley (by split decision, Woodley vs Gastelum), but then he came back to win against Nate Marquardt (=Gastelum vs Marquardt).
His opponent, Neil Magny, has an official record of 16-4-0 (50% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.21 welterweight. He has already fought three times in 2015 beating Hyun Gyu Lim (=Magny vs Lim) and Erick Silva (=Silva vs Magny), but between these two bouts he lost to Demian Maia. Gastelum vs Magny is the main event of “The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 2 Finale” – UFC Fight Night 78. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 78: Magny vs Gastelum
Where: Monterrey Arena, Monterrey, Mexico
Division: welterweight (170 lbs, 77 kg)
UFC Fight Night 78 fight card (main fights):
Neil Magny vs Kelvin Gastelum
Ricardo Lamas vs Diego Sanchez
Jussier Formiga vs Henry Cejudo
Erick Montano vs Enrique Marin
Enrique Barzola vs Horacio Gutierrez
Gastelum’s previous fight: Kelvin Gastelum vs Nate Marquardt
Magny’s previous fight: Erick Silva vs Neil Magny
Magny’s next fight: Hector Lombard vs Neil Magny
Gastelum’s next fight: Johny Hendricks vs Kelvin Gastelum
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